logging out leaving a command running

Anders Karlsson trudheim at gmail.com
Mon Jan 23 05:20:26 UTC 2006

On 1/23/06, Richard Colbert Jr <richard at venuspcservice.com> wrote:
> Why not login via SSH as a USER, su to root, create a cron job to run your
> script then log out. Being that the cron job executes as root it should keep
> the script running after you log out.

If you do that, it would be better to do an "at" job (i.e. "at now")
as cron may run the job to often or the job only need running once and
then the arguments change.


Anders Karlsson <trudheim at gmail.com>

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